The Arts Society works to advance decorative and fine arts education and appreciation, alongside promoting the preservation of artistic heritage. We are a UK based charity with over 91,000 members supporting a network of over 360 local Societies in the UK, Europe and Australasia.

There are currently 22 Societies including South Wales, Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Gloucestershire, Bristol and Malmesbury, further details of which can be found in the Societies section.

The Societies of bring together groups of like minded individuals through regular meetings, lectures by top experts. study days, visits, tours and a number of volunteering activities including Church Recording, Heritage Volunteering and our Young Arts programmes.

It is a great way to expand your knowledge of the arts as well as have fun and make new friendships.

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The Malmesbury Society has two visits which they would like to open up to members of other Arts Societies. Details on the News page. 

Wilton House on 12th June  &  Gardens of thev Test Valley on 15th July Click here  

The Gloucestershire Society has a visit to Sherborene Castle on 17th July to which they would like to invite mambers of other Arts Societies. Details on the News page Click Here

Blockley Arts Society has a Day of Special Interest about Leonardo on 24th November which they would like to open to members of other Societies. Click here